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One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main Street, Suite 2380
Memphis, TN 38103 • 901-578-9346


**Information for Annual Tribute Luncheon Guests**

View the table assignments for the 2016 Annual Tribute Luncheon

The list is in alphabetical order by table sponsor name.

Free parking is available at the Memphis Cook Convention Center Garage and the Exhibitor Lot on Winchester, adjacent to the Cook Convention Center.

Annual Tribute Luncheon

Presenting Sponsor

The 2016 Annual Tribute Luncheon will be held on Friday, April 29, 2016 from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Memphis Cook Convention Center. At this event, more than 1,600 attendees come together to honor and celebrate women who have made significant contributions to the Memphis community. The Luncheon consists of two interrelated events: the Legends Award Reception and the Annual Tribute Luncheon. All proceeds from the celebration benefit the annual grant-making of the Foundation.

The keynote speaker for the event is Robin Meade, host of HLN's Morning Express with Robin Meade. Learn more about Robin ...

Thank you to all of our 2016 Annual Tribute Luncheon Sponsors!

2016 Legends Award Reception

Presenting Sponsor

The Legends Award pays tribute to women whose work embodies the mission of the Women’s Foundation. The purpose of the award is to applaud these Honorees, whose visionary and innovative work is of paramount significance in their specialized areas of outreach. This year's honorees are Honey Scheidt, Linn Stitler and Beverly C. Robertson. Read more about our three honorees ...

Learn more about the Legends Award and Legends Award Reception, which will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Columns of One Commerce Square.

Reserve your seats for the Legends Award Reception...

Learn about available sponsorship opportunities...

2016 WFGM Signature Scarf

Presenting Sponsor: Independent Bank

The 2016 Women’s Foundation Signature Scarf is designed by Hilton Hollis. Pre-purchase yours today for $65 online at www.wfgm.org or call 901-578-9346. The scarves will be available to pick up at the luncheon.

“WFGM continues to inspire my creation each year. This sea glass print shows us how in time things can become beautiful and “perfect” after countless hours of preparing it. The work WFGM does takes hard work, dedication and commitment. With your support the results will be polished and exceptional.”
~ Hilton Hollis, Fashion Designer

Purchase your scarf today ...

2015 Power of the Purse™ Auction

Thank you to our 2015 sponsors ...

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  1. Log on to Kroger Community Rewards and create an account if you have not already done so.
  2. Click "Edit" under Community Rewards. Under "Find Your Organization," enter the NPO number for WFGM: 80981.
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